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"Placing Literature" Puts Your Favorite Books On a Map

Tasbeeh Herwees

Some books have such a sense of place the stories in them seem inseparable from their settings -- could "The Catcher In The Rye"'s Holden found his narrative in any other place but New York? Could Raymond Chandler's "The Big Sleep" have been set in any other city but Los Angeles? This tool lets you map out the places in your favorite books and it could prove to be a handy literary guide for your road trips.

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  • Teshia Treuhaft

    I have been obsessed with this for a few days now. My bookshelf is exploding.

  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    Omg I'm nerding out. What a great way to design a road trip.